Hospice Maui Hale is Open!
For 35 years, Hospice Maui has been committed to providing quality, compassionate hospice care to this community. Physicians, nurses, social workers, spiritual care counselor, nurse aides, and therapists provide professional services in people’s homes, and in various other institutions and residential settings on Maui. Hospice Maui Hale, located next to its current office at 400 Mahalani St., will broaden Hospice Maui’s ability to serve even more people.
Hospice Maui Hale is able to accommodate individuals who are too ill to be at home, and who do not wish to be in the hospital, as well as those who have no family support network, live alone, or have no home. Hospice Maui staff are trained to make people feel comfortable and to address their every need or concern from the medical, to the financial, to the spiritual.
Being Mortal – Free Screening and Discussion
Medicine and What Matters in the End
We see a growing need in education and awareness building around topics regarding end of life. Even doctors are often uncomfortable discussing patients’ anxieties about death, leading to a fall back on false hopes and treatments that are actually shortening lives instead of improving them.
This public awareness campaign, using PBS’s FRONTLINE film, “Being Mortal”, on the importance of talking about end-of-life preferences and goals with loved ones and medical professionals will educate audiences and encourage people to take concrete steps to identify and communicate their wishes for end-of-life care.
Join us for a free screening and discussion of the PBS Frontline documentary Being Mortal. Based on the best-selling book by Dr. Atul Gawande, this film explores the hopes of patients and families facing terminal illness and their relationships with the doctors, nurses and family members.
Monday, March 20, 4-6 PM.
University of Hawaii, Maui College
Kaaike Building, Room 105 C & D
310 W. Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului, Maui, 96732
Saturday, May 13, 1-3 PM.
A light lunch will be served.
Keawala’i Congregational Church
6300 Makena Road, Makena, Maui, 96753
Hospice Maui Awarded Best Places to Work 2016
“It takes time, effort, leadership and integrity”, to be awarded Best Places to Work according to the Hawaii Business magazine (The Right Stuff by Gina Gelber). Hospice Maui has all that and more–LOVE and lots of it! This is something never really mentioned in a work environment and yet it is the core of our amazing compassionate care that our employees provide to our hospice patients & families. Where does all the love and compassion come from? We are a “family”. Within this family there is stability, trust, confidence, passion, love and an understanding as well as a sense of pride that our level of care is second to none.